Public Lecture Series

Spring 2022: Immersion and Extended Realities

In this series, immersive strategies are discussed from different perspectives. Guest lecturers from the Swiss Institute of Technology ETHZ, the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences HSLU and the University of Zurich UZH will share their views along with lecturers from the ZHdK. The topics will cover Architecture, Virtual Reality, Virtual Forensics, Game Aspects in Theatre and Extended Reality.

The series is planned to take place physically at the Cinema Toni, ZHdK, with a simultaneous live-stream. More information will follow soon.

March 8th, 2022 | 17:15- 18:30h
Matthias Vollmer, architect and research associate in the MediaLab at the ETH Zurich:
IMMERSE IN THE CLOUD – VISUALIZING WITH POINT CLOUDS

March 22nd, 2022 | 17:15- 18:30h
Christina Zimmermann, artist/filmmaker and researcher at Lucerne University of Applied Arts and Sciences HSLU:
CHALLENGING THE INDIVIDUAL – PERCEPTUAL CON/FUSIONS IN VIRTUAL REALITY

April 4th, 2022 | 17:15- 18:30h
Lars Elmer und Till Sieberth, co-heads of the 3D Center Zurich at the University of Zurich:
FORENSICS ON THE HOLODECK

April 19th, 2022 | 17:15- 18:30h
Réjane Dreifuss, dramaturge, lecturer and researcher, Department of Performing Arts and Film, ZHdK:
THEATER AND VIDEO GAMES : APPROPRIATIONS, INSPIRATIONS AND TRANSFERS

May 3rd, 2022 | 17:15- 18:30h
Christian Iseli and team members of the Immersive Arts Space, ZHdK:
SHIFTING REALITIES, OR: WHAT ARE IMMERSIVE ARTS ANYWAY?